Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Why is nutrition important for people fighting cancer?

Answered by: Pankaj Vashi, MD
Chair, Department of Medicine at Cancer Treatment Centers of America®; Medical Director of Gastroenterology/Nutrition & Metabolic Support

Listen as Dr. Vashi explains why nutrition is so important for cancer patients. He talks about the multiple factors that can cause malnutrition and how nutritional intervention can significantly improve a patient’s quality of life.